P51: America’s funniest and unfunniest cities

Jeffrey Goldstein, co-organizer of the conference, told me that Peter McGraw investigated which cities in the United States should be considered funniest or unfunniest. The funniest city seems to be Chicago. Looking at the map, there seems to be a quite clear division between the north (ten funniest cities) and the south (ten unfunniest cities). Read more about this study in the New York Times article.